FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 5, 2003

 

Five RIC Menís Cross Country Runners

to Compete at ECAC Championships

 

Providence, RIóFive members of the Rhode Island College's men's cross country team will compete at the ECAC Division III Cross Country Championships to be held on Saturday, November 8 at Tufts University.

 

Sophomore Manny Karngar (Providence, RI) will compete at the ECAC Championships. He earned All-Alliance/Little East honors, placing 14th with a time of 27:22 at Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 33rd with a time of 20:39 at the Plansky Invitational on Oct. 18. He finished 30th with a time of 31:16 at the Roger Williams Invitational on Oct. 11. He was the top RIC runner at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10, placing 166th with a time of 26:56. He finished 13th at the Tri-State Championships with a time of 29:01 on Oct. 4. He placed 12th with a time of 29:01 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27.

 

Junior Josh Precourt (Woonsocket, RI) will compete at the ECAC Championships. He finished 75th with a time of 31:44 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 42nd with a time of 31:52 at the Roger Williams Invitational on Oct. 11. He placed 51st with a time of 31:25 at the Tri-State Championships on Oct. 4. He placed 47th with a time of 32:37 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He finished 153rd with a time of 31:39 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Sept. 20. He placed 19th with a time of 32:27 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11.

 

Freshman Javon Partin (Providence, RI) will compete at the ECAC Championships. He finished 50th with a time of 29:41 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 295th with a time of 29:36 at the New England Open Championships on Oct. 10. He placed 21st with a time of 29:28 at the Tri-State Championships on Oct. 4. He finished 22nd with a time of 29:56 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He placed 126th with a time of 30:02 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Sept. 20. He finished 11th with a time of 30:34 at the Ocean State Invitational on Sept. 11.

 

Freshman Andy Neil (Warwick, RI) will compete at the ECAC Championships. He finished 67th with a time of 30:41 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Nov. 1. He placed 29th with a time of 31:14 at the Roger Williams Invitational on Oct. 11. He placed 57th with a time of 32:27 at the Tri-State Championships on Oct. 4. He placed 34th with a time of 30:57 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational on Sept. 27. He finished 148th with a time of 31:20 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Sept. 20. He placed 60th with a time of 31:56 at the Hayseed Classic on Sept. 6.

 

Junior Matt Faria (Seekonk, MA) will compete at the ECAC Championships. He placed 66th with a time of 30:32 at the Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships. He was the top RIC runner at the Roger Williams Invitational, finishing 14th with a time of 30:02 on Oct. 11. He placed eighth at the Tri-State Championships with a time of 28:32 on Oct. 4. He finished 40th with a time of 31:39 at the Ray Dwyer Invitational Sept. 27. He placed 127th with a time of 30:09 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Sept. 20. He finished 65th with a time of 32:27 at the Hayseed Classic on Sept. 6.

 

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